Find the best tutors and institutes for Class 10 Tuition

Find Best Class 10 Tuition

Please select a Category.

Please select a Locality.

No matching category found.

No matching Locality found.

Outside India?

Search for topics

What are convergent and divergent rays?

Software employee

When the rays of light starting from a point travel in different directions, then the collection of such rays is termed a divergent beam of light. "When the rays of light coming from different directions meet at a point, then the collection of such rays is termed a convergent beam of light.

Convergent rays are the rays which meet at a point to form the image whereas divergent rays scatter away.

When a beam of light fallen on curved surface all the rays comes closer and meet at point on principle Axis of curved surface and forms image at that point. Divergent rays are the rays after fallen on curved surface deflects away from the principle Axis.

When rays are diverging from a source of light, they are spreading out as they travel, then they are divergent rays. Eg: Rays that are coming out of a common electric bulb, rays that are coming out of a concave lens and rays that are coming reflected from a convex mirror. When rays are converging... read more
When rays are diverging from a source of light, they are spreading out as they travel, then they are divergent rays. Eg: Rays that are coming out of a common electric bulb, rays that are coming out of a concave lens and rays that are coming reflected from a convex mirror. When rays are converging towards a point as they travel forward, then they are convergent rays or beam. Eg: Rays that are coming out of a convex lens and rays that are reflected from a concave mirror. read less

Electronics subject tutor

convergent rays are the light rays from different points tend towards single point. divergent rays are the light rays starts from one point travel in different directions

View 3 more Answers

Related Questions

25/07/2018
37

10/04/2018
8

Now ask question in any of the 1000+ Categories, and get Answers from Tutors and Trainers on UrbanPro.com

Related Lessons

Private, Public and Joint Sector Enterprises-Class 11 NCERT, Class 9 ICSE,Commercial Studies
CBSE Std XIth Business Studies Classification of Commercial Organisations based on the ownership-

Rajiv Vadera | 01 Jul

Conservation of energy for a falling body
Law of conservation of energy - Energy can neither be created nor be destroyed; it can only be transformed from one form to another. Consider a body of mass m placed at A. h = AB is the height of...

Soumi Roy | 02/12/2018

Financial Accounting
Accounting is the art of recording, classifying, summarising in a significant manner regarding money, transaction & events which are at least in part financial interpreting the result thereof. (AICPA...

Rajeshwari M. | 23/11/2018

Find Class 10 Tuition near you

Looking for Class 10 Tuition ?

Find best Class 10 Tuition in your locality on UrbanPro.

Are you a Tutor or Training Institute?

Join UrbanPro Today to find students near you

Find Best Class 10 Tuition ?

Find Now »

UrbanPro.com is India's largest network of most trusted tutors and institutes. Over 25 lakh students rely on UrbanPro.com, to fulfill their learning requirements across 1,000+ categories. Using UrbanPro.com, parents, and students can compare multiple Tutors and Institutes and choose the one that best suits their requirements. More than 6.5 lakh verified Tutors and Institutes are helping millions of students every day and growing their tutoring business on UrbanPro.com. Whether you are looking for a tutor to learn mathematics, a German language trainer to brush up your German language skills or an institute to upgrade your IT skills, we have got the best selection of Tutors and Training Institutes for you. Read more